"Written by engineers for engineers (with over 150 International Editorial Advisory Board members),this highly lauded resource provides up-to-the-minute information on the chemical processes, methods, practices, products, and standards in the chemical, and related, industries. "
Table of Contents
"Settling Drums, Design of, B. Sigales Settling Velocity, Flocs, Adam Zanker Settling Velocity, Solid-Liquid Systems, Adam Zanker Settling Velocity, Terminal, Estimation, Adam Zanker Sewers and Sewer Design, John J. McKetta Shaft Sizing, Adam Zanker Shale Oil, V. Dean Allred Shale Oil Hydroprocessing, Nanda L. Mukherjee Shale Properties, David H. Johnston Sheave Size Versus RPM, John D. Constance Sheet Metal Ducts, Weight Estimation, John D. Constance Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchangers, Cost Estimation, G. P. Purohit Shell-and-Tube Heat Exchangers, Induced Turbulence, Larry Larrinaga Shift Work, Preston L. Richey Shutdown Systems, Emergency Situations, John K. Onderdonk Signal Processing and System Identification Applications, Gary L. Funk Significant Figures, William M. Vatavuk Silicon Carbide, Flotation Recovery, C. W. Smith, T. O. Llewellyn, and G. V. Sullivan Silicon Carbide, Supply-Demand Relationships, Gordon T. Austin Silicon Materials for Mega-integrated Circuit Applications, Howard R. Huff Silicon, Semiconductor, Howard R. Huff Silicon, Supply-Demand Relationships, Larry D. Cunningham Silicone-Based Coatings, Heat Resistant, Paul E. France Silicones, Peter Hagen, James Hand, and John Oxley Silver, Supply-Demand Relationships, Robert G. Reese Sintering, Joseph H. Rosolowski and Joseph E. Burke Site Energy Efficiency, Duncan Cooper and Peter J. Close Site Selection, James E. Granger Size Distribution Approximation, Adam Zanker Size Enlargement, Stanley M. Walas Size Reduction, Douglas N. Moir Size Reduction Calculations, Ivan V. Klumpar Size Reduction, Cryogenic and Inert Gas Use, Ivan V. Klumpar Size Separation, Stanley M. Walas Slag, Iron and Steel, Supply-Demand Relationships, Cheryl Cvetic Solomon "
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". . .a useful and valuable addition to all technical, professional, and university library collections. "
". . .A wealth of information is presented on a number of processes, each keyword is followed by extensive bibliographies, unit operations are illustrated by practical problems, and case studies are presented of design exercises. "
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